Photos: A Dia de los Muertos Celebration at Crown Hill Cemetery

Today is officially El Dia de los Muertos, but families observed the Mexican tradition yesterday at Olinger Crown Hill Cemetery, where altars to the departed, face painting and live entertainment were all part of the event, captured in these photos by Ken Hamblin III.
Now see the full Olinger Crown Hill Cemetery Dia de los Muertos slide show.
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